Each chapter in CONTENDING VOICES examines the lives of two individuals, some of them familiar historical figures and some of them lesser known, who took opposing positions on important issues in American history. The paired biographies in the text are followed by a set of four to six related primary sources, many in the individualsa own voices; a Questions to Consider section; and an annotated bibliography. This unique format promotes critical thinking and engages students in historical debates. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.Along with his brother and younger sisters, he walked more than a mile to a one- room country school. ... After another brief stint as a county extension agent in Ohio, he became a district supervisor. While in that position, he met another county agent, named Jenness Wirt, a clothing and interior decorating specialist in theanbsp;...
|Title||:||Contending Voices, Volume II: Since 1865|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2010-08-09|